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Action ComicsAuction

The unrestored copy of Action Comics #1 has reached a bid height of $275,000.  There are still eleven days left in the auction for the comic book that ushered in the superhero genre. While 80% of the 100 Action Comics that still remain have been restored, so it is the CGC 6.0 copy that has some speculating the bid could reach as high as a million dollars before it is all over. What say you Major Spoilers Legion?  If money were no object, how much would you be willing to pay for an unrestored 6.0 copy of the first appearance

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News of the Strange

In one of the weirdest stories I’ve seen in a long time, a jury has found former comic book shop owner Michael George guilty of shooting his wife 17 years ago. Defense attorney Carl Marlinga rested his case Thursday after calling 12 witnesses, including George’s mother, who testified her son was at her Hazel Park home on the evening of Barbara George’s murder. Neither Michael George nor his current wife — with whom he was having an affair with at the time of the murder — took the stand in the trial. The case was reopened in late 2006 by

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